Crunchyroll has another simulcast on the horizon that’ll land in about twelve hours with Shadowverse from Cygames. The series is set to debut on the service at 6:oo am ET for their members with new episodes arriving weekly on Tuesdays. Availability is set for viewers in North America, Central America, South America, Europe, Africa, Oceania, the Middle East, and CIS. Check out the subtitled trailer from Crunchyroll below!
The game launched in 2016 and the anime will be directed by Keiichiro Kawaguchi based on the series composition by Deko Akao. With ZEXCS handling the animation production, Hiroki Harada will be adapting Ponzu and Soji Hisakata’s designs.
With the launch of the first trailer, we now have the main cast as well with:
- Gakuto Kajiwara as Hiiro Ryūgasaki
- Junya Enoki as Lucia Yonazuki
- Kaede Hondo as Mimori Amamiya
- Yui Ogura as Alice KurobaneYūic
- Hayato Taya as Kazuki Shindō
- Atsumi Tanezaki as Kai Ijūin
- Yūichi Iguchi as Maura Aberald
The opening theme song is “Kirifuda” by PENGUIN RESEARCH while Yui Ogura will perform the ending theme song.
Plot Concept: The hottest battle is about to begin!
While attending Tensei Academy, Hiiro Ryugasaki ends up acquiring a mysterious smartphone. It comes installed with the popular card game, Shadowverse! Meeting new rivals, facing major tournaments, forging bonds with friends… Shadowverse leads Hiiro to all sorts of new experiences, all that serve to “evolve” him…